Ad Agency Sues Herman Cain Over Book Cover Photo

Jan 24, 2013 Advocacy
"This Is Herman Cain" book cover
"This Is Herman Cain" book cover

A federal judge in the Northern District of Georgia has denied a motion to dismiss in a copyright infringtement lawsuit by an advertising agency against former Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain and publisher Simon & Schuster Inc.

The amended complaint, filed in June 2012, claims that a photograph, shot on behalf of Friends of Herman Cain, Inc. for use in his political campaign, was published without permission on the cover of "This Is Herman Cain," the candidate's autobiography.

Read more about it here in the NPPA Advocacy Blog.